British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Gwynver beach Beach

St Just, Cornwall

A secluded sandy beach about 100 yards long with limited access. At high tide the beach slopes steeply into the sea and can be dangerous for swimmers. Joins with Sennen at low tide. Views to the Scilly Isles and to Brisons rocks off the coast of Cape Cornwall.

Beach Type





Surfing, swimming, walking

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dogs restrictions.


Nearest town: St Just
County: Cornwall
Latitude/Longitude: 50.0848, -5.69409
Postcode: TR19 7AZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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1 mile north east of Sennen cove. Restricted access.

Nearest Railway Stations

Penzance (Approx. 8 miles away)
St Ives (Cornwall) (Approx. 13 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Free parking

Nearby Car Parks

Cove Hill, Sennen (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Sennen Cove, Sennen (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Lands End, Sennen (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Chapel Carn Brea, Penzance (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Cot Valley, St. Just (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Bollowall, St. Just (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Lafrowda, St Just (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Cape Cornwall, St Just (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Porthcurno, Penzance (Long stay).
About 3.2 miles away
The Minack Theatre, Porthcurno (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Just